Student Scholarships and Awards

Student Scholarships and Awards

Departmental Scholarships

The Geography Department offers scholarships from several different funds for the benefit of different groups of students. Recipients are announced at the Geography Spring Banquet and on the Department news page.

Award / Scholarship Details
Burton Anderson Scholarship For continuing undergraduate students
Becky Johansen Memorial Scholarship For continuing undergraduate students
Rodney Steiner Award An award for continuing undergraduate or graduate students, in exchange for 50 hours of work in the Department
Frank Gossette Award For continuing or currently enrolled graduate students who are working on a master’s thesis or applied research project
Graduate Research Enhancement Fund (GREF) Award Reimbursement for or purchase of research materials, travel expenses, or software for graduate student research projects related to a master’s thesis

Geography Students’ Association Scholarships

The Geography Students’ Association also offers a needs-based scholarship.

For more information about awards and scholarships available to Geography students please contact your current Geography advisor